Plant & Equipment
AMPL have taken delivery of a fleet of 17 new Cat machines, supplied by Finning (UK), for use at Alfred McAlpine's Penrhyn slate quarry in North Wales.
"Mettler-Toledo have launched two new weighbridges - the 7531 Truckmaster and 7552 Bridgemaster.
"Longwood Quarries in Lincolnshire have taken delivery of the UK's first Liebherr R964B Litronic excavator with quick-change capabilities for the extraction of oolitic limestone.
Newly established World Wide Auctioneers (WWA) are to hold their first new and used plant and equipment auction on 19-20 March at the Jebel Ali Free Trade Zone, Dubai.
Drives and motors from ABB Automation are helping to maintain the production of chalk slurry for Rugby Cement's newly refurbished cement works in Rugby.
Aram Resources have hired from Precia-Molen a 15m weighbridge for their site at Newhaven, East Sussex.
Since its launch at the Recycling and Waste Management exhibition, Boxmag's Ferex range of suspended permanent magnets has generated a large amount of interest.
FOR the second time in four years, the Caterpillar Truck Racing Developments team has won the FIA European Truck Racing Championship.
LAST month the first part of a £50 million order for 845 state-of-the-art coal wagons was handed over to English Welsh & Scottish Railway (EWS) at Thrall Works in York.
YELLOWTRACK, the European procurement network for new construction equipment, has announced a new initiative to help combat theft in the plant sector.